Fort Lauderdale is a tropical paradise for gay tourists. The city offers gay beaches, naked beaches, sultry swimming pools at exclusively gay resorts, and gay bars and clubs that cater to everyone from bears to softball players to singles looking for a quiet lounge atmosphere for a date.
The Grand Resort and Spa is Fort Lauderdale Beach’s largest and finest gay owned and operated men’s resort hotel, located just steps from the beach and convenient to all the attractions and nightlife for which Ft. Lauderdale is now world renowned. Their standard of contemporary luxury rivals that found in today’s popular boutique hotels. What sets them apart is the genuine hospitality of their staff. The personal attention to guests’ desires, like that found in smaller guesthouses, is consistently noted by the many frequent guests.
As Ft. Lauderdale’s first gay resort with its’ own full-service day spa and hair studio, they can offer guests an experience that is unique and wonderfully indulgent. From a relaxing Swedish massage to a haircut before your night on the town, they can accommodate all your needs right on the property.
The spacious, meticulously clean accommodations feature Flat Panel, 1080i HD TV’s, cable TV, DVD’s, Hi-Fi CD Music Systems, Voice Mail, irons and ironing boards, personal safes, hairdryer, refrigerator, gourmet pantry, microwave, and coffeemaker. Wireless internet access is available throughout the resort. They offer a plentiful selection of fine soaps, shampoo and bath amenities as well as monogrammed robes for lounging.
COURTYARD GUEST ROOM
Spacious guest bedroom with 1 King bed or 2 Queen beds and private bath with walk-in shower, opening out to our Tropical Courtyards.
POOL VIEW GUEST ROOM
Oversize bedroom located on the 2nd floor overlooking the pool, featuring one King bed and private bath with walk-in shower. The modern minimalist motif of dark rich wood and slate-like tile floors along with large windows looking out over the pool deck create a very soothing and peaceful environment.
Contemporary poolside accommodation complete with sitting area furnished with the ultimate in soft leather, ultra-suede and polished nickel. Enjoy your slate and marble bath with a walk-in shower. Prepare drinks and snacks in your pantry/wet bar area complete with full sized refrigerator.
ONE BEDROOM SUITE
Contemporary Minimalist or Tropical Island Bamboo motif, offering a spacious Living Room, Dining Area with table and four chairs, Kitchen with granite or tile workspace, four burner glass cook top, microwave and full size refrigerator. Separate King-size bedroom and bath with walk-in shower.
TWO BEDROOM / ONE BATH SUITE
Contemporary Minimalist Suite featuring a spacious Living Room furnished with the ultimate in ultra-suede and fine woods. A full kitchen offering granite counter tops, four-burner glass cook-top, under counter refrigerator, microwave, and coffee maker. Master bedroom has a King bed with secondary room furnished with a Queen bed.
ONE BEDROOM PENTHO– USE
Recently renovated second floor Penthouse Suite with a private balcony and oversized Living and Dining Room area overlooking the Jacuzzi and courtyard. Kitchen with tiled workspace, four burner glass cook-top, full-size refrigerator, microwave and coffee maker. A King bed and oversized bath featuring a walk-in shower with a double Hans Grohe showerhead completes your Island get-a-way.
TWO BEDROOM / TWO BATH PENTHO– USE
Secluded Third Floor Tropical Island Bamboo Penthouse Suite. Enjoy the oversized Great Room with open kitchen and dining bar. Your spacious Master Suite with King bed and a second bedroom with King bed.
THE GRAND PENTHO– USE
Privacy abounds in your secluded Third Floor Penthouse Suite. Enjoy the oversized Great Room with gourmet open kitchen featuring granite counter top, four burner glass cook top, microwave, refrigerator (stocked with refreshments and gourmet snacks), coffee maker, and dining bar. Your Great Room opens to an outdoor living room on your private sun deck. The Master Bedroom features a King bed and a second bedroom has a Queen bed.
The Front Desk is open 24 hours a day 7 days a week, a simple yet important customer service. It makes this resort unique as they are one of the two gay resorts in Fort Lauderdale that have this amenity.
Each morning begins with a complimentary Continental Breakfast served in the Club Room or Poolside. They offer assorted juices, freshly brewed coffee, tea, hot chocolate, muffins, Danish, bagels with cream cheese, and assorted cereal and oatmeal.
Guest Computers are available in The Club Room to surf the net, check your e-mail, or verify travel arrangements. Use your own laptop on their Wi-Fi network throughout the Resort. The library of books, current magazines, newspapers, and games are also available for your pleasure.
Enjoy the oversized heated pool for lap swimming or soaking up the sun on a floating mat.
Relax in the Clothing Optional Tropical Courtyard with the soothing sound of a 30 foot fountain splashing in the background and soak in the ten man Jacuzzi.
An award winning Spa is available for massages, body scrubs and wraps, facials, manicures and pedicures, waxing, micro-dermabrasion, plus The Hair Studio is ready for all your hair styling needs. Arrange just one service or a whole day of pampering with one of the Spa Day Packages.
Keep your muscles toned with a workout in the Fitness Center equipped with Matrix and Hoist Free Weights and Cardio equipment.
Soak up the rays on the ocean view sundeck while chatting with new friends or catching up on the newest novel.
The resort offers complimentary off-street parking (limited to one car per room) in three parking lots—one in front on N. Birch Rd. and two in back on Orton Ave. In addition, there is free on-street parking on Orton Ave.
Should you wish to rent a car they can provide you with information about an arrangement with Enterprise Car Rental (Fort Lauderdale Only).
The center of the Fort Lauderdale gay community is Wilton Manors, about fifteen minutes by car from the beach (about seven miles), however, gay nightlife (bars and restaurants) is sprinkled throughout Ft. Lauderdale, as are the many shopping venues. Taxis are readily available if you are not renting a car. A car is almost a necessity, however, if you want to take in all that the Ft Lauderdale area has to offer.
Enjoy a truly gay vacation at The Grand Resort and Spa with every amenity and the gay beach close at hand.
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